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No. 10 Baylor opens stadium with 45-0 win over SMU

WACO, Texas (AP) -- Bryce Petty took a bruising shot to his lower back on No. 10 Baylor's first offensive drive in its new riverfront stadium....

RG3 statue, boats on water at Baylor's new stadium

WACO, Texas (AP) -- RG3 in bronze and boats on the water at Baylor....

Down at half, US beats Turkey in basketball worlds

BILBAO, Spain (AP) -- They figured it would be simple, that they would just beat up on Turkey like they did Finland a night earlier....

Brewers acquire Broxton from Reds for 2 players

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- The NL Central-leading Milwaukee Brewers have acquired right-handed reliever Jonathan Broxton from the Cincinnati Reds for two players to be named....

Sam clears waivers, meets with Fisher

ST. LOUIS (AP) -- Michael Sam was probably never an ideal fit with the St. Louis Rams and it had absolutely nothing to do with his sexual orientation....

Old-school Tide shows glimpse of no-huddle offense

ATLANTA (AP) -- Looking for a way to calm a jittery first-time starting quarterback, No. 2 Alabama broke out the no-huddle offense for a while against West Virginia....

Dunn dealt to A's, could be his last shot playoffs

CHICAGO (AP) -- One more shot at the playoffs for Adam Dunn before he says he's probably done....

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Placido Domingo closing act at London festival

LONDON (AP) -- Placido Domingo will be the closing act at this year's iTunes Festival in London....

Islamic State group becomes target of Arab satire

BAGHDAD (AP) -- The bumbling young militant first drops the rocket launcher on the toes of his boss before taking aim and firing toward a military checkpoint outside of an Iraqi town - not realizing he's fired it backward at his leader....

Donnie Wahlberg and Jenny McCarthy tie the knot

NEW YORK (AP) -- Donnie Wahlberg's "Favorite Girl" Jenny McCarthy is now his wife....

Celebrity chef charged with intoxicated driving

SOUTHAMPTON, N.Y. (AP) -- Celebrity chef Todd English, who has opened restaurants around the country and written multiple cookbooks, was arrested Sunday on a charge of driving while intoxicated, authorities said....

Israel's 'The Farewell Party' finds humor in death

VENICE, Italy (AP) -- With dozens of films jostling for attention at the Venice Film Festival, it takes originality to make an impact. Two Israeli filmmakers have done it by refusing to accept that death is no laughing matter....

For gamers, combating online abuse not easy

SEATTLE (AP) -- While most attendees of Penny Arcade Expo come to the boisterous convention to play games, bag swag and meet like-minded people, a few take the time to investigate online bullying and why it's so prevalent among the gaming community....

ALS Ice Bucket Challenge arrives in North Korea

PYONGYANG, North Korea (AP) -- It's pretty hard to find a novel way to do the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge by now, but two-time Grammy-winning rapper Pras Michel, a founding member of the Fugees, has done it - getting his dousing in the center of North Korea's capital on Sunday....

'Halo' makers shed light on live-action series

SEATTLE (AP) -- "Halo: Nightfall" is returning to familiar territory....

California Made in America show sizzles on day 2

LOS ANGELES (AP) -- The second day of downtown Los Angeles' inaugural outdoor music festival sizzled on Sunday as more than 37,000 concertgoers grooved to an eclectic mix of rock, hip-hop and electronic music under the blazing sun....

5 takeaways from a punch-less summer box office

NEW YORK (AP) -- The movie of the summer might have been Marvel's irreverent hit "Guardians of the Galaxy," the top domestic film at the box office. Or it could have been Michael Bay's sequel-reboot hybrid "Transformers: Age of Extinction," the lone movie to even approach $1 billion globally....

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